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Diploma of Accounting

National ID: FNS50215 | State ID: AVX7

 

Do you have a head for figures and are aiming for management?

When you complete the Diploma of Accounting you'll be able to work in a mid-level accounts position, making you ideal for banking and business services, insurance, sub-accountant roles or as a registered tax agent (with additional training and experience).

You will gain skills and knowledge in preparing tax returns, auditing, budgets and forecasting, management accounting, applied accounting principles and professional practice.

Ask us how you can articulate from the diploma into a university degree with advanced standing.

With industry and government forecasting strong demand for accountants in the coming years, you'll be ready for recruiting.

Completion of the Diploma of Accounting opens up a range of further study options and it may provide entry to university.

Limited part-time offerings at Fremantle (Beaconsfield) and Peel (Mandurah)

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Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

When you complete the Diploma of Accounting you'll be looking at mid-level accounts positions, making you ideal for banking and business services, insurance, sub-accountant roles or as a registered tax agent (with additional training and experience).

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

  • Advanced Diploma of Accounting

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Overview

Course Overview

Where Rockingham
Thornlie
Duration One semester - full-time.
HowFlexible
Full Time (On Campus)
Part Time
WhenAvailable Semester 1, 2018
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

View our 2017 Indicative Fees list.

These fees are indicative only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Other charges may apply.

VET Student Loans 

Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

Units

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Implement and maintain internal control proceduresFNSACC506AUQ21
Manage budgets and forecastsFNSACC503AUQ12
Prepare financial reports for corporate entitiesFNSACC504AUQ16
Prepare tax documentation for individualsFNSACC502AUQ08
Provide financial and business performance informationFNSACC501AUQ11
Provide management accounting informationFNSACC507AUQ14
2 List Elective
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply principles of professional practice to work in the financial services industryFNSINC401AUR82
Develop and use complex spreadsheetsBSBITU402AUH20
Prepare financial reportsBSBFIA401AUK70
Prepare financial statements for non-reporting entitiesFNSACC404AUP53
Process financial transactions and extract interim reportsFNSACC301AUQ00
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

  • This course uses TAFE Admissions. To study full-time in Semester One 2018, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after September 1st, 2017 and before December 8th, 2017 to be included in the first round of offers. Applications will continue to be accepted until January 3rd, 2018 but will only be included in second round offers.
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three columns below), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

  • This course uses TAFE Admissions. To study full-time in Semester One 2018, apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ on or after September 1st, 2017 and before December 8th, 2017 to be included in the first round of offers. Applications will continue to be accepted until January 3rd, 2018 but will only be included in second round offers.
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three columns below), please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalentCompletion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades)Certificate III

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